Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

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Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby PVF1799 » Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:43 pm

Her First time off the farm in 10 years. This is more like a doctors visit - she needs help.....so I'm taking her to the pros..... :D

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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby Mr E » Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:46 pm

Whats her ailments, Ken?
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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby PVF1799 » Fri Aug 23, 2013 6:55 pm

Mr E wrote:Whats her ailments, Ken?


1. Starter engagement issue
2. Low Power since we changed the points and condenser. May have been why she quit in the field...
3. Gotta solder the new wires Dad bought - he never soldered them.
4. The obvious oil burning problem which I will fix this winter
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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby Mr E » Fri Aug 23, 2013 7:35 pm

Going to a good place to "get her done" ! :P
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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby Peter Person » Fri Aug 23, 2013 7:42 pm

Ken,
I'm sure we can take it apart :shock:
Looking forward to some "Cub Time"

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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby Rudi » Fri Aug 23, 2013 8:05 pm

Peter:

Yup, it can come apart .. but will it go back together :?: :?: :lol: :wink:

Make sure Ed shares the cider donuts. :!:
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Re: Princess '55 Loaded For Cecils....MiniFest

Postby PVF1799 » Sat Aug 24, 2013 4:44 pm

She's back from her road trip - runs much better after a Cecil rebuild of the carb. Scott - spent quite a bit of time on the starter - ther jury is still out on what the problem is. Will get new better quailty wires and new plugs.

Thanks to everyone who helped out with Princess 55 today.

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1948 Farmall Cub #21005
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1975 Cub Cadet 1250H
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1994 JD 5320 Diesel
Attachments: Woods 42F Fast Hitch, L38 Disc Fast Hitch, F11 Plow Fast Hitch, Land Plow, Snow Plow, Grader Blade, Planter w/Fertilizer, Cultivators, Hilling Disks, Sickle Bar Mower(2), IH 7' Sickle Bar Mower, Flail Mower and 5' International Belly Mower.
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